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The Resource Life in a medieval castle, Joseph and Frances Gies

Life in a medieval castle, Joseph and Frances Gies

Label
Life in a medieval castle
Title
Life in a medieval castle
Statement of responsibility
Joseph and Frances Gies
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Learn about the facts behind the myths of what castle life in the Middle Ages was all about
Summary
Describes the evolution, architecture, and historical function of the medieval castle and the daily life, habits, and relationships of its inhabitants through a detailed study of England's thirteenth-century Chepstow Castle
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
168812
Cataloging source
IUI
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gies, Joseph
Dewey number
940.1
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • music
Index
index present
LC call number
GT3520
LC item number
.G53 2002
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1380
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Gies, Frances
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Castles
  • Courts and courtiers
  • Castles
  • Great Britain
  • Military history, Medieval
  • Castles
  • Courts and courtiers
  • Military history, Medieval
  • Great Britain
Target audience
adult
Label
Life in a medieval castle, Joseph and Frances Gies
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Thomas Y. Crowell, 1974
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 249-261) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: Chepstow castle -- The castle comes to England -- The lord of the castle -- The lady -- The household -- A day in the castle -- Hunting as a way of life -- The villagers -- The making of a knight -- The castle at war -- The castle year -- The decline of the castle -- Glossary of castle terms -- Glossary of feudal terms -- Great medieval castles: a geographical guide
Control code
ocm58425186
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xv, 272 pages
Isbn
9780060906740
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map, music
System control number
(OCoLC)58425186
Label
Life in a medieval castle, Joseph and Frances Gies
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Thomas Y. Crowell, 1974
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 249-261) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: Chepstow castle -- The castle comes to England -- The lord of the castle -- The lady -- The household -- A day in the castle -- Hunting as a way of life -- The villagers -- The making of a knight -- The castle at war -- The castle year -- The decline of the castle -- Glossary of castle terms -- Glossary of feudal terms -- Great medieval castles: a geographical guide
Control code
ocm58425186
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xv, 272 pages
Isbn
9780060906740
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map, music
System control number
(OCoLC)58425186

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